The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 85 78 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 13 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 2.03% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.43% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 1
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +79.31%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 824 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.55% 83.49% 85.21%
Number of salaries quoted 773 734 819
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +4 3 £37,500 +56.25%
Folkestone - 2 £41,250 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £60,000 -
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 11 (64.71%) Degree
1 11 (64.71%) SIEM
1 11 (64.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (41.18%) System Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Secure Coding
4 7 (41.18%) CREST Certified
4 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
4 7 (41.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) CEH
5 6 (35.29%) OSCP
5 6 (35.29%) SANS
6 5 (29.41%) Time Management
7 4 (23.53%) Big Data
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
8 3 (17.65%) Lucene
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
8 3 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (5.88%) BT
9 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Security Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) IT Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Malware Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Security Product Manager
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Development Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Manager
6 1 (5.88%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SIEM
1 11 (64.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (52.94%) Information Security
3 8 (47.06%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (41.18%) Secure Coding
4 7 (41.18%) System Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Business Development
7 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) CEH
2 7 (41.18%) CREST Certified
3 6 (35.29%) OSCP
3 6 (35.29%) SANS
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (41.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) ArcSight
1 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.88%) BT
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + pension
Posted: 19 days ago